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Homemade Pizza, Specialty Sweets & Beyond

The Idle Hour isn’t just a Lake Tahoe wine tasting venue! Guests will find a wide selection of craft beer as well as Bloody Marys, Mimosas and even non-alcoholic options. Visitors can pair beverages with tantalizing bites from the eclectic food menu. Savory food lovers can enjoy delicious snack platters replete with a variety of cheeses, meats, fruits and olives. Diners seeking homemade pizza will love our very own hearth-baked cheese and pepperoni pizzas hot from the oven.


Cheese Fondue for 2

GF & Vegetarian Options

w/ Bread & Veggies  or Bread & Cured Meats or  Bread, Cured Meats & Veggies

The Idel Hour Charcuterie

GF Options Available 

Imported & Domestic Cheese, Cured Meats, Fresh Fruits, House Marinated Olives, Roasted Mixed Nuts, Infused Honey, Stone Ground Mustard, Grilled Pita & Toasted Ciabatta

The Idle Signature Pizza for 2

Create your own pizza. Start with cheese and add your toppings.

Topping options: Pepperoni, Sausage, Pulled Pork, Salami, Mushrooms, Red Onion, Black Olives, Red Bell Peppers & Heirloom Tomato



Spinach Artichoke Chevre Spread

Vegetarian, GF Options

Served with Veggies, Flat Bread & Baguette

Burrata & Pomegranate

GF & Vegetarian

Served with Heirloom Tomatoes, Spring Mix, Basil, Red Onions, Pistachio Oil & Balsamic

Cauliflower Ceviche

GF & Vegan

A Blend of Cauliflower, Mango, Avocado, Red Bell Pepper, Red Onion, Ginger, Lemon, Serrano, Ponzu, and Chili Flake

Ahi Tuna Tartare


Ahi Tuna, Ponzu Mayo, Mango, Chili, Ginger, & Cucumber

Slow Roasted Pork & Chimichurri Sliders

GF Options 

Slow Roasted Pork, Red Pepper Chimichurri, Citrus Slow & Tomato

Smoked Steelhead Trout Rillette

GF Options 

Smoked Steelhead Trout, Cehvre, Dill, Capers, Ciabatta & Veggies

Mediterranean Hummus & Olives

GF Options 

Served with  Pita, Veggies & Marinated Olives

Weddings & Group Events

We Do Private Parties

The Idle Hour is a South Lake Tahoe event venue spanning two interior levels with a spacious, panoramic deck that sits directly above the sparkling blue water of Lake Tahoe.